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Chen, Yiyi (author)
The graduation project aims to transform one of the most iconic Structuralism building in the Netherlands, Centraal Beheer, designed by Herman Hertzberger. The building was designed in 1968. Since then there have been alterations and extensions. Now, the building was abandoned, waiting for a new life
master thesis 2018
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Admiraal, Jessica (author)
Het Stedelijk is a highschool which is situated in Zutphen, at the northern border of the neighborhood Nieuwstad. Due to its height, shape and materialisation, the building stands out of its contexts and function as a border between the neighborhood and the park, which is behind the building. More highschools are situated in this area, which...
master thesis 2018
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Klijn, F. (author), Asselman, Nathalie (author), Wagenaar, Dennis (author)
The Netherlands has just finished implementing the Room for the Rivers program along the Rhine and Meuse Rivers in response to increasing river discharges. Recently, making more room for the river is, however, being challenged for future application because the flood defenses are assessed to be too weak and will need reinforcement anyway. To be...
journal article 2018
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Balz, V.E. (author), Zonneveld, W.A.M. (author)
Dutch national planning has acquired an international reputation because it provides strong planning guidance while simultaneously being responsive to the particular spatial and political circumstances of different regions and areas. Spatial concepts, like the Randstad, are important vehicles for sustaining this approach. Such concepts...
journal article 2018
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Kamerling, Rens (author)
Interconnection with the internet is important for the business climate in a country. Therefore it is relevant for governments to understand the factors that influence the investments in submarine communication cables. However there is no singly comprehensive theory that explains the investments in this industry. Therefore the research question...
master thesis 2018
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van den Meiracker, Tom (author)
Electricity is a basic need in today`s society, being present in almost every aspect of life. The extensive infrastructure that transports electricity to the consumers, is expected to always work. At the same time there is a growing realism that the energy sector needs to modernise and ‘greenify’, in order to become more climate friendly. This...
master thesis 2018
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Bollemeijer, Cor (author)
Traditional neo-classical economic theories are failing to explain the current situation in the Dutch housing market. There is a high demand for newly built owner-occupied dwellings, but the production is not increasing as quickly as expected. New Institutional Economics is offering explanations for this situation. The institutions in the...
master thesis 2018
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Dijkstra, Ingeborg (author)
This Master thesis is about a future vision of Eindhoven Airbase, where growth is given a strategic direction towards 2050. As a result, a strategic innovation roadmap and the detailed implementation of this is evaluated. Eindhoven Airbase is part of a complex decision-making system, where multiple stakeholders are involved. The research in this...
master thesis 2018
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Branderhorst, Stephan (author)
Electric mobility is considered as the next step towards sustainable mobility. Within the Netherlands, as one of the leading countries if it comes to electric mobility, the market share of battery electric vehicles is still limited to 0,2 percent. Many studies are executed on consumer behaviour regarding electric vehicles. But no studies are...
master thesis 2018
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Czischke Ljubetic, D.K. (author), van Bortel, G.A. (author)
The term ‘affordable housing’ has been rapidly gaining currency over the last decade across Europe, both in policy and research circles. While it is often used as a synonym or close relative of the term ‘social housing’, more recently it is finding its own definition and policy instruments in specific cities and countries. However, boundaries...
journal article 2018
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van Duijnhoven, Noor (author)
Circular economy principles are gaining attention in the Netherlands. Industries, consumers and the Dutch government feel increased responsibility to tackle barriers to sustainable development. The government is increasing its investments to stimulate consumers to live more sustainably and companies that develop circular products are established...
master thesis 2018
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Bokel, R.M.J. (author), Cai, Jiahui (author), Nanda, Priya (author), Rouwenhorst, Tessa (author)
The research question of this report is “Is it possible to save energy by lowering the bedroom temperatures in winter”. In this paper first the literature on optimum sleeping temperatures is investigated. Then bedroom temperatures and CO2 levels in a cold week in March 2018 are investigated in 16 bedrooms of students of the Master course...
conference paper 2018
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van Goeverden, C.D. (author), Homem de Almeida Correia, G. (author)
In the Netherlands, many (mainly larger) train stations suffer from capacity shortages for bicycle parking as the result of a large increase in the use of the bicycle as a feeder mode. Sharing of parked bicycles with arriving train passengers who are in need of a bicycle for some time would decrease the number of parked bicycles and reduce the...
journal article 2018
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de Bok, M.A. (author), de Jong, Gerard (author), Tavasszy, Lorant (author), Van Meijeren, Jaco (author), Davydenko, Igor (author), Benjamins, Michiel (author), Groot, Noortje (author), Miete, Onno (author), Van den Berg, Monique (author)
A large part of freight transport movements are part of a multimodal transport chain, in particular for port-related containerized transport flows. Because data of multimodal transports are unavailable it is challenging to develop a multimodal transport chain models. This paper describes the development of a new module for multimodal transport...
journal article 2018
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Mashhoodi, B. (author)
This study is an attempt to bridge an eminent knowledge gap in the empirical studies on Household Energy Consumption (HEC): the previous studies implicitly presumed that the relationships between HEC and the geographic drivers is uniform in different locations of a given study-area, and thus have tried to disclose such everywhere-true...
journal article 2018
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Pojani, Dorina (author), Stead, D. (author)
The concept of Transit-Oriented Development—development near, and/or oriented to, mass transit facilities—has generated much interest in Europe over the last decade. Coined in the United States in the 1990s, the term “TOD” is frequently assumed to be a recent American import and a reaction to the consequences of mass motorization and sprawl....
book chapter 2018
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Welle Donker, F.M. (author), van Loenen, B. (author)
Much research has emphasised the benefits of open government data, and especially high-value data. The G8 Open Data Charter defines high-value data as data that improve democracy and encourage the innovative reuse of the particular data. Thus, governments worldwide invest resources to identify potential high-value datasets and to publish these...
conference paper 2018
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Shelat, S. (author), Huisman, Raymond (author), van Oort, N. (author)
Several cities around the world are facing mobility related problems such as traffic congestion and air pollution. Although limited individually, the combination of bicycle and transit offers speed and accessibility that can compete with automobiles by complementing each other's characteristics. Recognising the potential benefits with regard...
journal article 2018
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Klijn, F. (author), Asselman, Nathalie (author), Mosselman, E. (author)
There is increasing attention for the robustness of systems, in view of more frequent and more extreme weather events. Calls to increase a system's robustness are usually motivated by the resulting reduced sensitivity to extreme events and uncertainties about their probability of occurrence. The concept has been elaborated for flood risk systems...
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Nieboer, N.E.T. (author), Straub, A. (author)
It is generally acknowledged that the existing housing stock plays a vital role in attaining national and international energy efficiency targets. As for new building, mandatory regulations can be (and are) developed to attain energy-efficient homes, but energy improvements in the existing stock are, because of property rights, strongly...
conference paper 2018
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